Reflection: Developing a Conceptual Understanding Analyzing a Primary Document: Declaration of Independence - Section 1: Warm Up


I didn't have to redirect anyone during this 5:55 long video.  The students were completely engaged in this video short and it makes me wonder if I should utilize this great series more next year during "Colonists in Crisis."

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Analyzing a Primary Document: Declaration of Independence

Unit 5: Colonists in Crisis
Lesson 5 of 6

Objective: TSWBAT examine the Declaration of Independence using a Written Document Analysis resource.

Big Idea: Historical documents are meant to be studied, not just admired!

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